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Observatory Parameters
Jan 20
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:31 20:49

Galaxy IC 5156 Galaxy in Pisces Austrinus Constellation

Size: 2.2' x 48'' Magnitude: 12.2 Also known as ESO 404-25, IRAS 22003-3404, MCG -6-48-19, PGC 67932

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Galaxy IC 5156 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.4
22h 03m 14s
-33º 50' 13''
0.0092
SBab -
127 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 5156

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